This magnificent 8 bed, 9 bath, 15,000 sq. ft. hacienda situated in beautiful Des Montes on 12+ acres is a Taos icon and was the scene of many memorable parties, fundraisers, and events over the years. Situated at the edge of a gentle rise on NM 230 you get commanding views of Taos Mountain, & El Salto to the north & east, and the Truchas peaks to the south. Built in the 1980s by Wolfgang Pogzeba with old world care & craftsmanship using the help and skill of numerous Taos artisans this home was extensively renovated in 1988/89. Just 15 min from Taos Ski Valley and 15 min from town this sumptuous home features two distinct wings, each with its own kitchen, 8 fireplaces, beautiful talavera tile work, custom carved cabinets, wrought iron railings and grills, imported Spanish tile floors, patios on three side, gardens. The indoor pool & in- ground hot tub face eastward across irrigated green fields to the dramatic Taos mountainscape. There are 9 irrigated acres of some of the most desirable land in the area, and this means mean you, your horses, your family and friends can settle into a life of you gracious living with ample room to relax and recoup at any time of year. With generous public spaces, two bars, a large reception room and a formal dining room this adobe and frame home can be a place where you can entertain for work or pleasure.
Listed by ["Joshua Maes"] of Sotheby's International Realty Taos - 505-231-4046.